GRE Word List

PERT

(esp. of a girl or young woman) impertinent; forward; trim; jaunty; Ex. pert young miss/hat

The meaning of the word pert is (esp. of a girl or young woman) impertinent; forward; trim; jaunty; Ex. pert young miss/hat.

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WordMeaning
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verbalizeput into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
filigreedelicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
ubiquitousbeing everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
sleightdexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
vernalpertaining to spring
rotund(of a person) fat and round
detonationexplosion
toadyservile flatterer; yes man; sycophant; V: be a toady to; fawn